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Should Pirelli Be Upset If There Is Another Supplier of Formula 1 Tyres?

A little earlier this season I wrote an article on whether or not a tyre war would be a good thing for Formula One. My argument, for one of many reasons, was that it would be a bad thing as it would lead to a big discrepancy of performance should one manufacturer gain a big upper hand. One supplier at least keeps a constant and more level playing field with every team in the same boat. A massive 82 per cent of you, however, responded that a tyre war would be a good thing on the grounds of promoting healthy competition within the sport. And with the recent news broken by BBC Sport that Michelin are in the frame to replace Pirelli in 2014, do the current suppliers have a just argument to be upset? On Pirelli’s side is the fact that the...

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